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Bill Passed 91/4
Mar 27, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 11, 1996
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 11, 1996.
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Last Updated: Sep 27, 1996
Length: 2 pages
An Act to prohibit false statements to Congress, to clarify congressional authority to obtain truthful testimony, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Sep 26, 1996
Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jul 16, 1996
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3166 — 104th Congress: False Statements Accountability Act of 1996. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr3166
“H.R. 3166 — 104th Congress: False Statements Accountability Act of 1996.” www.GovTrack.us. 1996. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr3166>
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